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I recently heard of arthrogryposis multiplex congenita. Can you tell me what that is?

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Dr. Edward Hellman
Orthopedic Surgery
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In brief: Contracted joints

Patients with that condition are born with contractures in one or more of their joints and so are unable to move their joints normally.
There is not a real great approach to the problem as surgery has a very limited benefit.

In brief: Contracted joints

Patients with that condition are born with contractures in one or more of their joints and so are unable to move their joints normally.
There is not a real great approach to the problem as surgery has a very limited benefit.
Thank